As integral as they are to many families, it's easy to forget that dogs are indeed animals, and don't communicate the way humans do. As a consequence, millions of Americans are bitten by dogs each year—attacks which may sometimes result in serious injuries. As difficult as it may be, it's the owner's responsibility to ensure that their pets are kept under control, which is why Stepleton Dugan, LLC Attorneys at Law assists Cincinnati-area residents receive the compensation they deserve for their injuries.
With at least 1 out of 6 dog bite victims requiring medical attention, these attacks are hardly trivial. Dog attacks can result in serious long-term disability, with injuries including soft tissue damage, scar tissue development, broken bones, lacerations, and emotional trauma.
If your injuries resulted in medical bills, missed work, or excessive pain and suffering, you may be in a position to receive compensation. In cases where dog attacks result in long-term or permanent disability, you will need to make sure that justice is served, and you don't have to suffer the financial burdens of someone else's negligence.
Having the assistance of an experienced legal professional on your side can make all the difference on the outcome of your case. Stepleton Dugan, LLC Attorneys at Law has extensive experience as a personal injury attorney, helping people recover damages suffered in dog bites and car accidents, as well as providing a variety of other legal services. Visit their website to learn more, or call (513) 321-7733 to schedule a consultation now.